Jim Bridger Research Paper

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Jim Bridger Essay Jim Bridger was born in March 17,1804 in Richmond,Virginia, Lewis and Clark started their epic western expedition two months before Jim Bridger was born. Bridger headed west along with the routes that Lewis and Clark pioneered. Then twenty years past and Jim Bridger became one of the most important Mountain men of the 19th century. Overall Bridger became famous in history for being a memorable and brave mountain men. In 1818 Bridger moved with his family to St. Louis and the son of a surveyor and an innkeeper, moved with Bridger. When Jim Bridger moved to St. Louis he learned how to take care of boats. Also he became a good shot and skilled woodsman. When Bridger took the formal education he demonstrated that he was smart
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